Key Features

  • Completely revised and updated, including a new chapter on analgesia
  • New illustrations
  • Covers all fundamental and practical aspects of equine anaesthesia
  • Easy-to-use small format
  • Written by 2 experienced anaesthetists
  • Includes both hospital and field anaesthesia
  • Reviews common practice in Europe and USA
  • Further reading at end of each chapter
  • Table of Contents

    Preface

    Acknowledgements

    Chapter 1 Introduction

    Chapter 2 Sedation and Premedication

    Chapter 3 Intravenous Anesthesia

    Chapter 4 Inhalation Anesthesia

    Chapter 5 Monitoring

    Chapter 6 Analgesia

    Chapter 7 Anesthetic Problems

    Chapter 8 Anesthesia in Special Situations

    Appendix 1 European Law and the Horse as a Food Animal

    Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    228
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780702028359
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702035142

    About the authors

    Polly Taylor

    Affiliations and Expertise

    European Veterinary Specialist in Anaesthesia, Taylor Monroe, Gravel Head Farm, Little Downham, Cambridgeshire, UK

    Kathy Clarke

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Large Animal Medicine and Surgery, Royal Veterinary College, UK